The Wildflower Center's Seed Bank was established in partnership with the Bureau of Land Management's (BLM) Seeds of Success (SOS) program in concert with the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew Millennium Seed Bank Program (MSBP). The purpose of the Seed Bank is to collect, conserve, and develop native plant materials for stabilizing, rehabilitating and restoring lands in Texas and the United States.
To request seed from the Wildflower Seed Bank, please contact the Conservation Program Manager.
Eustoma exaltatum (L.) Salisb. ex G. Don ssp. russellianum (Hook.) Kartesz
Texas bluebells, Texas bluebell, Bluebell, Showy prairie gentian, Prairie gentianGentianaceae (Gentian Family)
USDA Symbol: EUEXR
Accession Number: LBJWC-53Field Data Form: LBJWC-53.pdf
Collection Date: 2006-06-17
Accession Number: LBJWC-53
Collection Number: 0053
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Hermann, M.
Location DataCountry: US
Municipality: Del Valle
Location: 6801 FM-973 Road. Latitude: 0.000000
Habitat DataHabitat: Blackland prairie, mesquite savanna
Associated Taxa: Schizachyrium scoparium, Sorghastrum nutans, Prosopis sp.
Soil Texture: Houston clay
Collection DataPlants Sampled: Area sampled as provided by Kew: 501-1000 square meters
Population Size: 500